The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.53% 2.79% 7.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 10.34% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 30
Median salary £36,250 £46,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.04% +17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 145 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.30% 27.00% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 118
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) XML
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 9 (42.86%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (33.33%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) ETL
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) IBM
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (23.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 5 (23.81%) Middleware
9 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) S/MIME
1 4 (19.05%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (9.52%) GIS
8 2 (9.52%) QGIS
9 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
1 13 (61.90%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) DHTML
5 2 (9.52%) LAMP
5 2 (9.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) AS400
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
1 4 (19.05%) iSeries
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) ETL
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (23.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (23.81%) UML
5 4 (19.05%) Data Security
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Database Security
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Image Processing
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VB
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas